Kowal Name Meaning

Polish, Jewish (from Poland), and German (of Slavic origin): occupational name for a blacksmith, Polish and Sorbian kowal.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kowall, Koral, Koval, Kobal, Kowalke, Kosa, Kolak, Kocan, Kozel, Koll

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Kowal Family Occupations

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Between 1940 and 2004, Kowal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kowal in 1940 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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